Exercise Addiction: How To Know If You've Crossed The Line Between Health And Obsession
If you feel driven to work out daily, and do it even through illness and injury -- that could signal a problem. And if you feel guilty, anxious or out of control when you miss a day's workout, that should be another clue. Also, if your motive in exercising is simply to purge calories, you've probably crossed a line.
Harvard Experts On Eating Disorders Call For Workplace Ban On Dangerously Thin Models
France did it, Israel did it, now two Harvard experts on eating disorders are calling for the American government to issue workplace rules that would ban dangerously thin models, with the aim of protecting models from their agents' pressure to lose weight -- and protecting the public from unhealthy images of human bodies.